Mark Twain (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910 / Florida, Missouri)
Poems of Mark Twain
|1.||A Sweltering Day In Australia||8/31/2010|
|3.||O Lord, Our Father||8/31/2010|
|4.||Ode To Stephen Dowling Bots, Dec'd||8/31/2010|
|5.||The Aged Pilot Man||8/31/2010|
|6.||Those Annual Bills||8/31/2010|
|8.||Warm Summer Sun||11/30/2011|
Genius, like gold and precious stones,
is chiefly prized because of its rarity.
Geniuses are people who dash of weird, wild,
incomprehensible poems with astonishing facility,
and get booming drunk and sleep in the gutter.
Genius elevates its possessor to ineffable spheres
far above the vulgar world and fills his soul